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You'll find all the things Cornwall is famous for; spectacular beaches; surf spots and surf schools; gorgeous gardens; cliff top walks; boat trips; and of course iconic attractions such as St Michael's Mount, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Minack Theatre, Land's End, King Arthur's castle and the Eden Project. But Cornwall will keep surprising you with the vast offer of new, different and fun things to do, even if you're a regular visitor, or a local. The National Trust in Cornwall has more than 25 historic places and gardens.
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Experience animal welfare in action at Cornwall’s only Seal Sanctuary and rescue centre. Hear about dramatic rescues and meet the seal and sea lion characters whose individual stories are brought to life during your visit.
Photograph a stunning Cornish landscape or a fun ‘splash in the glass’ – enjoy learning digital photography whatever the weather. All year round, half and whole day tuition for all levels.
Poldhu Cove, also known as Black Pool Cove, is a lovely west-facing sandy beach is suitable for lots of fun activities from building sand castles to beach volleyball and rocks to explore at low tide and great for swimming, surfing and windsurfing (in the designated zone).
Light lunches, relaxed dinners, breakfasts, coffees, cakes and more served in our relaxed and informal café.
Cornwall’s largest theme park with hours of awesome indoor play, lose yourself in the Dragon’s Lair with mini mazes, aerial walkways, drop slides and especially for young explorers, there's your own special playhouse.